Facts About Our World (17 pics)

The internet speed at NASA is 91 Gb per second, about 2,000 times faster than the average household internet speed of 50Mb.

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Facts About Our World (17 pics)

Lions lose their manes when they get injured. Therefore, males tend to avoid a long-maned rival, being that they are likely to be undefeated in battles.

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All San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board members are required to ride public transit at least once a week.

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Ants stretch when they wake up in the morning.

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The average lead pencil can write a line about 35 miles long or write approximately 50,000 English words.

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When we are born we are only afraid of two things–falling and loud noises. All our other fears are learned or influenced by our environments and cultures.

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In Russia, beer was classified as a soft drink until 2011.

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A physicist made his cat the co-author of a paper because he had accidentally written “we” instead of “I” throughout the paper and didn’t want to change it.

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Eating spicy foods can boost your metabolism and cause your body to burn more fat.

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2019 was officially Earth’s hottest summer in modern history.

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Bats communicate directly with one another. Besides humans, they are one of just a few species to do this.

Most animals communicate generally, not individually.

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Facts About Our World (17 pics)

The Earth weighs about 13,170,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 pounds.

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Lobsters pee out of holes in their faces and before mating, lobsters use them to pee on each other.

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There’s something called Tetris Syndrome, which is when you play a game too long and you start to dream and hallucinate about it in your peripheral vision.

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Elephants are one of the few animals that bury their dead.
When a member of their family dies, they not only cry; but they also dig graves for their dead and cover the bodies with leaves.

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A study found that one sibling can spread problem behaviors to other siblings with more influence than genes, parents, or friends.

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In Botswana, farmers paint eyes on cows’ butts to keep lions from attacking them.

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